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London Business School climbs to 2nd place in FT Global MBA Ranking

London Business School

London Business School has climbed up the Financial Times’ Global MBA Ranking, claiming second place in the 2015 table, up from 3rd place in 2014.

The ranking is based on a number of factors including alumni salaries, gender diversity and the international spread of students. MBA students from London Business School earned an average of $154,147 (£102,000) three years after graduation – an impressive uplift of 97% on their previous earnings.

Two other business schools in London, Imperial College Business School and Cass Business School, also made it into the top 50 of the FT Global MBA Ranking.

Imperial College Business School, part of Imperial College London, came 34th in the ranking, up 15 places from the previous year. MBA students from Imperial College Business School earned an average of $108,553 (£72,000) three years after graduation.

Cass Business School, part of City University London, came 45th in the ranking. Students who graduated with an MBA from Cass Business School earned an average of $114,032 (£75,000) three years after graduation.

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